Last Updated: 2020-01-16
If you want to stay in one of the new Hotels in KL (Kuala Lumpur), Malaysia, here is our list of the best new places to stay in KL, opened in the last few years.
You will find all the best recently opened accommodation in KL, from 3 Star budget style hotels, to the best of the luxury 5 Star, "World Class" hotels, located in the city centre and the surrounding suburbs in the Klang Valley.
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The Four Points by Sheraton Hotel is a new deluxe hotel in KL's Chinatown area, located just a short walk away from Pasar Seni MRT and LRT station. The property features an outdoor splash pool, gym an on-site restarant, tea house and bar.
The J-Hotel by Dorsett is a new boutique hotel in Bukit Bintang opened in December 2019 in the heart of central Kuala Lumpur.
The Chow Kit, An Ormond Hotel is a new boutique hotel in Chow Kit, central Kuala Lumpur, opened on the 1st of December 2019.
The Shaftsbury Stellar is a new hotel in Putrajaya offering a total of 453 Scandinavian inspired guest rooms and suites and features an outdoor swimming pool, spa, a gym, the Thirty6 executive lounge and a self-service launderette.
MoMo's is a new social hotel in Chow Kit offering 99 minimalist micro-rooms and featuring a creative event space with regular events and a Taco Bar.
The 4 Star citizenM is a new hotel in Bukit Bintang in the centre of KL city, opened in early June 2019.
Formerly the Hotel Equatorial, the new EQ KL opened in March 2019 offering 440 rooms and suites on the upper floors of the 52-storey Equatorial Plaza.
The YEQ Home Anggun Residence is a new apartment hotel in KL city centre just a few minutes walk away from Medan Tuanku Station, featuring a rooftop pool, gym and sauna.
The Pavilion Hotel is a new luxury hotel in KL city centre (Bukit Bintang) managed by Banyan Tree opened at the end of December 2018. The property features a rooftop pool, gym, spa, ballroom, two restaurants, a bar and a club lounge.
The RuMa Hotel and Residences is a new hotel in the KLCC area of Kuala Lumpur, located adjacent to KLCC Park and just a short walk to the Petronas Towers, opened on the 30th of November 2018.
Hyatt House is a new extended stay hotel in KL's upmarket suburb of Mont Kiara that has just recently opened, offering residential style Dens, and Studio rooms / Suites with full kitchens.
The W Hotel is a new 4 star hotel in KL city centre is opened on the 23rd of August 2018 offering a total of 150 guest rooms and suites. The property is located close to the Petronas Twin Towers along Jalan Ampang.
The Hilton Garden Inn opened in September 2018. This new Hilton hotel in Puchong is located above the Parkson M Square Mall and within walking distance to the Puchong Perdana LRT station for easy access to KL city centre.
The Dorsett Hartamas is a new 4 Star hotel in Sri Hartamas on the outskirts of KL, offering 290 guestrooms, a rooftop pool, gym and an all day cafe.
The Zenith Hotel is a new, recently opened, modern, luxury hotel in Putrajaya, offering a range of luxurious rooms and suites, swimming pool, luxury spa, gym, three restaurants and a roof top bar.
The ibis City Centre Hotel is a new hotel in KL city centre, just a few minutes walk away from the Petronas Twin Towers and KLCC Park.
Travelodge Bukit Bintang Kuala Lumpur >
This new 3 Star hotel in KL’s Golden Triangle offers good value rooms in an excellent central location.
Hilton Garden Inn Jalan Tuanku Abdul Rahman South >
Another new Hilton "value brand" hotel on Jalan Tuanku Abdul Rahman (see the other below).
Movenpick Hotel and Convention Centre KLIA >
A new hotel close to KLIA (Kuala Lumpur International Airport) opened in July 2018.
Four Seasons Hotel >
The new luxury Four Seasons KL opened on the 1st of July 2018.
This new 65 storey high-rise accommodation is located in KLCC, close to the Petronas Towers in the heart of the city centre.
Banyan Tree >
Opened in June 2018, this top luxury accommodation and spa is located in the heart of the city, in the Golden Triangle.
The hotel is situated on floors 53 upwards of the Banyan Tree Signatures Pavilion, offering just 55 luxurious rooms and suites, many with stunning views over the twin towers.
Alila Bangsar >
This recently opened luxury boutique hotel is located close to KL Sentral in the Bangsar district, offering 143 guest accommodations on the top floors of "The Establishment" (a mixed-use development).
The property is directly linked to the Bangsar LRT Station and offers guests a pool, gym, a variety on on-site and stylish food and beverage outlets, a rooftop bar and butler services on each floor.
Ariva Trillion Residences >
A new serviced apartment hotel in KL city centre, offering spacious 1,2,3 and 4 bedroom apartments, in a good location along Jalan Tun Razak, close to the Ampang Park Station.
Aerotel Malaysia - Airport Transit Hotel (KLIA2) >
If you need somewhere to stay at Kuala Lumpur Airport, this new transit hotel at KLIA2 opened in early March 2018.
Melia Hotel >
This KL city centre hotel is worth taking a look at, as it has recently undergone an extensive renovation and offers an excellent location within KL's Golden Triangle (close to the Berjaya Times Square Mall) and very close to the monorail.
New World Petaling Jaya >
A new hotel in Petaling Jaya for 2018, this luxury high-rise hotel offers 300 stylish guest accommodations, rooftop swimming pool, gym and three food and beverage outlets.
Red by Sirocco >
A new 4 star hotel in KL city centre for 2018 located in a fairly quiet area of the city, but only a couple of minutes walk away from an LRT station for easy access to the rest of the city. The property features a rooftop infinity swimming pool, rooftop bar, gym and a spa.
Hilton Garden Inn - Jalan Tuanku Abdul Rahman North >
This new Hilton hotel in Kl was opened in late December 2017 offering good value accommodation close to the city centre, with views over the Petronas Twin Towers.
The Hilton Garden Inn Hotel offers a total of 265 guest accommodations with a range of Rooms measuring between 22 sqm and 28 sqm.
Facilities at the hotel include an all day restaurant and a fitness centre.
Sheraton Petaling Jaya >
A new luxury business class hotel in Petaling Jaya (PJ), 20 minutes drive away from KL city centre, opened in October 2017 (4/5 Star).
This new PJ hotel offers a range of 253 guest rooms and suites starting with 32 -39 sqm Deluxe Rooms, to Club Rooms and Suites offering access to the private Club Lounge.
Facilities at the Sheraton PJ include an outdoor infinity pool and kids pool, kids club, fitness centre, a large range of meeting rooms and six restaurants and bars.
Sunway Velocity Hotel >
A new deluxe hotel in KL opened in September 2017 connected to the Sunway Velocity Mall, a little under 4 kilometres from the city centre, which is easily accessible via the nearby Cochrane or Maluri MRT stations.
With a total of 351 accommodations, guest rooms range from 25 sqm Superior Rooms, 27 sqm Superior Plus Rooms and 38 sqm Superior Premier Rooms - all arranged with either a King sized bed or Twin beds.
Facilities at the Sunway Velocity Hotel KL include an all-day café, meeting room, an outdoor swimming pool with Jacuzzi and a 24 hour fitness centre.
Sofitel Damansara >
A new luxury KL hotel opened in August 2017 with a touch of French elegance, located in the Damansara Hills of Kuala Lumpur.
Accommodation at this top of the range 5 Star hotel in KL total 312 guest accommodations, starting from spacious 43 sqm Rooms, Executive Rooms with access to the executive lounge, and a selection of large and ultra luxurious Suites.
Facilities at the property includes an outdoor swimming pool, gym, luxury spa, sauna and hammam, and five high-class, gourmet restaurants / bars.
A new 4 Star deluxe KL city centre hotel located close to Ampang Park LRT Station, opened in May 2017, situated in one of the tallest buildings in Malaysia, the Ilham Tower.
This eco friendly hotel offers 252 guest accommodations in 38 - 40 sqm Studio Rooms or much larger one, two and three bedroom Suites.
The Element KL features a 40th floor restaurant and bar - TRACE, an indoor pool, fitness centre, spa and four meeting rooms.
Mercure Shaw Parade >
This new Mercure hotel in KL by Accor, was opened in January 2017 and is a mid-scale, 4 Star property, located on the edge of the popular Bukit Bintang shopping area in KL city centre, connected to the Shaw Parade Mall.
The Mercure Shaw Parade offers a total of 213 guest accommodations: 25 sqm Deluxe Rooms with either Twin or a Queen sized bed, Executive Rooms located on the higher floors, Privilege Rooms or Superior Suites.
The hotel features an all-day dining restaurant, lobby lounge / bar, three meeting rooms, rooftop swimming pool and a gymnasium.
Hotel Stripes >
A new Marriott Autograph Collection hotel in KL city centre opened in January 2017 (4 Star), Hotel Stripes is located in the downtown area of the city, along Jalan Kamunting.
The hotel offers 184 guest accommodations with a range of urban chic Deluxe Rooms, spacious Studios and Suites.
Facilities include a couple of food and beverage outlets, a rooftop bar, rooftop pool and a gym.
Cosmo Hotel >
A new 3/4 star accommodation opened in December 2016, located on Lebuh Ampang, close to the Masjid Jamek Station, with easy access to KLCC.
The Cosmo Hotel KL offers a total of 347 guest accommodation with a range of room types and Suites.
Facilities at the hotel include an all-day dining restaurant, lobby lounge, five meeting rooms, and a gym.
Oakwood Hotel & Residence >
A new 4 star hotel and serviced apartments on Jalan Ampang opened at the end of October 2016.
This property overlooking the Petronas Twin Towers in downtown KL, offers hotel rooms in the form of 29 - 34 sqm Deluxe Rooms, as well as one and two bedroom apartments with a kitchenette, ranging from 50 sqm to 82 sqm, ideal for long stays.
Facilities at the Oakwood KL include a restaurant and bar, outdoor pool and children's wading pool, fitness cente and laundry facilities.
Le Meridien Putrajaya >
This new hotel in Putrajaya (a short train ride or car drive from the city centre) is a new 4 star hotel opened in August 2016, located close to the IOI City Mall.
The hotels spacious guest rooms start at 40 sqm for their Signature Rooms, extending to a range of luxurious Suites.
Le Meridien Hotel in Putrajaya offers three food and beverage outlets, an outdoor swimming pool, fitness centre, kids club, meeting rooms and a Grand Ballroom.
VE Hotel & Residence, Bangsar South >
Opened in June 2016, this new 4 star hotel in KL is located in the south of the city close to the mid valley shopping centre.
The property offers a range of accommodation options with 337 guest rooms, starting with the 30 sqm Deluxe Rooms to large Suites, as well as 95 serviced apartments.
The hotel features an on-site restaurant, deli, bar and lounge, poolside café, an infinity swimming pool, kids wading pool, gym, sauna, spa and a business centre.
St. Regis >
The latest top luxury 5 star hotel in KL (opened in 2016), located close to KL Sentral Railway Station overlooking Kuala Lumpur’s largest park, offering top of the range luxury accommodation, all with their signature butler service.
This luxury, world class hotel in Kuala Lumpur, offers a total of 208 luxurious guest accommodation in Rooms and Suites, starting with the 63 - 66 sqm Deluxe Rooms, to 52 large Suites, starting at 138 sqm.
Facilities at the St. Regis include a range of high-class dining options, a rooftop bar and lounge, rooftop pool, luxury Spa, fitness centre, a business centre, meeting and event spaces, childcare services and kids recreational activities.
Holiday Inn Express - City Centre >
This new 3 star budget style IHG hotel opened in May 2016 and offers good value rooms in a central location in the city centre, along Jalan Raja Chulan, in the shoppers paradise of the Bukit Bintang area of KL.
The property is also just a few minutes walk away from the Raja Chulan Monorail Station for easy access to the rest of the city and all the tourist attractions.
The Holiday Inn Express KL City Centre has a total of 383 modern guest accommodations that come with either one Queen sized bed or two Singles.
The hotel has an onsite restaurant and a gym.
Oasia Suites by Far East Hospitality >
A new 4 star hotel opened in April 2016, located in the city centre with a range of rooms and apartments.
New 4 star hotel opened in early 2016 with a central location in the Bukit Bintang area of KL.
This 22 storey hotel has a total of 223 guest accommodations, an Executive Floor, an on-site restaurant / coffee house, outdoor swimming pool, pool bar, gym and three function rooms.
The Journal Hotel >
Opened at the very end of 2015, this new boutique hotel in KL is a 4 star modern accommodation, located in the heart of the city in Bukit Bintang.
Room types at the hotel are: Deluxe King or Deluxe Twin measuring 28 sqm - or Superior Deluxe 34 sqm rooms with lounge area.
Facilities at the hotel include a couple of food and beverage outlets, meeting rooms, a rooftop infinity pool and gym.
Hotel WP >
Opened towards the end of 2015, this new 4 star hotel in KL is located along Jalan Tuanku Abdul Rahman in the CBD and shopping district of the city centre.
The WP Hotel has a range of room types (153 in total) starting with the 21 sqm Deluxe and Superior Rooms to 49 sqm Premier Family Rooms
Facilities at the hotel include an on-site restaurant, cafe, rooftop pool and pool bar, a gym and a business centre / meeting rooms.
D'Majestic Place >
Brand new hotel in Kuala Lumpur with a modern chic design, opened in July 2015, located in KL's downtown district on Jalan Pudu, just a few minutes walk away from Pudu LRT station.
The hotel features 188 guest accommodations including Luxe Rooms, Studios and one and two bedroom Suites, an on-site restaurant, and a roof terrace with a swimming pool, gym and sauna.
Invito Hotel Suites >
This 4 star deluxe suites hotel in KL was opened in mid 2015 and is located in the popular Bukit Bintang area of the city.
Fraser Residence >
New 5 star residence hotel opened in early January 2015 offering larger than average accommodation ideal for families with Studio rooms, and one and two bedroom apartments. The property is located in the centre of KL City, close to the Bukit Nanas monorail station.
Hotel Transit >
New 3 star hotel in Kuala Lumpur city centre, opened at the very end of 2014 and with a good location along Jalan Pudu, just a 5 minute walk away from transport connections by LRT at the Plaza Rakyat Station.
The hotel has a total of 176 good value guest rooms from Studio Rooms to Triple Rooms.
The hotels Transit Coffee House serves breakfast and lunch and offers a range of function rooms for meetings and events.
A new KL 3 star hotel opened in mid 2014, located away from the city centre in the Kuala Lumpur suburbs, next to the Cheras Sentral Mall and in front of the Taman Connaught MRT train station for easy access to the city centre and beyond.
The property offers 317 "value-led" guest rooms starting from the spacious 26 sqm Superior Rooms to Family Double, Triple Rooms and Suites.
Facilities at the hotel include an all-day dining restaurant and events / meetings rooms.
Izumi Hotel >
A good value new 3 star hotel opened in early 2014 with a good central location in the centre of the shopping and entertainment area of KL city centre, in Bukit Bintang, with good transport links close by.
The hotel provides a total of 108 guest rooms from Standard Rooms, to more spacious Family Rooms and Suites.
Wolo Hotel >
New 4 star modern boutique style hotel (opened in early 2014) with a good location in the heart of the Golden Triangle area of KL, in Bukit Bintang, close to the monorail station for easy access to the rest of the city.
The property offers a range of accommodation from 18 sqm MY Rooms to 48 sqm Our Family Rooms.
Facilities at the hotel include a Wine and Cigar Lounge, a gym, meeting Rooms and The Stage.
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